High School Sports

  • Soccer: Aurora West ends ERA's season

    AURORA – Eagle Ridge needed a win against Aurora West to keep its soccer playoff hopes alive Oct. 21.

    But Aurora West was more than equal to the challenge. The Spatans (13-2) got two, second-half goals from Carlos Pintado en route to a 5-0 win over the Warriors at Aurora West. 

    Sebastian Soltero had the Warriors' best chance to score in the 55th minute. But his shot sailed just wide of the goal.

    The Spartans' Omar Garcia recorded the shutout. He had three saves. George Trejo was in goal for Eagle Ridge. He had seven saves.

  • Soccer: ERA's playoff chances take a hit

    Denver School of Science and Technology Green Valley Ranch dealt Eagle Ridge a severe blow to the Warriors' playoff chances Oct. 18.

    The Raptors scored three goals in the second half and beat ERA 4-3 in Brighton. Brandon Jaime and Zion Lander scored two goals for the Raptors. Juan Maldonado, Samuel Pearse and Sebastian Soltero scored for the Warriors.

    The loss sent the Warriors to the 43rd spot in the CHSAA RPI polls, the new system in place to determine playoff teams. The top 32 advance to the postseason. 

  • Freshmen play big part in BHS’ trip to state softball tourney

    AURORA – Senior days and nights are common in the world of prep sports.

    But at the class 5A regional softball tournament in Aurora, three of Brighton High School’s freshmen played a huge part in the Bulldogs’ move to the state 5A softball tournament this week.

    Sarah Tiffany had two hits and drove in five runs in the 12-0, opening-round win against Columbine. 

  • BHS posts strong showings in league cross country meet

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE – Brighton's Chase Weliever is the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference champion in cross country this season. 

    Weliever finished the 5,000-meter race in a time of 18:09/ Tyler Zirker (seventh, 19:37), Joshua Bowers (15th, 20:05), Chase Addison (16th, 20:12) and Johnny Sanchez (18th, 20:28) rounded out the point production for BHS.

  • Short stay at state tennis evokes memories for BHS pair

    DENVER –  It wasn’t a long stay for Brighton’s Ryan Smith and Keegan Estrella in the state 5A tennis tournament Oct. 13.

    But the experience was worth the trip.

  • PVHS snatches bevy of top-10 finishes at league cross country meet

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE – Prairie View's cross country teams posted four, top-10 individual finishes at this year's Eastern Metro Athletic Conference meet at Cherry Creek State Park Oct. 13.

    Alexx Mcmillan was fourth in the girls race with a time of 22:57. Sabrina Pawlak (fifth place, 23:07), Bethani Hartman (eighth, 23:29), Kasia Poulson (13th, 24:02) and Bayleigh Pacheco (26th, 25:52) scored points for the PVHS girls team.

  • PVHS alumni soccer match Oct. 27

    PVHS alumni soccer match

    Prairie View will host its first alumni soccer match in the school stadium at 7 p.m., Oct. 27. The school is at 12909 E. 120th Ave.


  • Prairie View scoreboard -- Oct. 21


    Prairie View beat Thornton 25-9, 25-12, 25-7 in Eastern Metro Athletic Conference play Oct. 18. Morgan Jackson had 11 kills to pace the ThunderHawks. No stats were available for the Trojans.

    Prairie View beat Adams City 25-6, 25-12, 25-10 on the Eagles' floor Oct. 20. Mikayla Wilson had eight kills for the ThunderHawks. Kaylyn Gee added six. Macy Thomas, Laila Muellen and Morgan Jackson had four.

  • Eagle Ridge scoreboard – Oct. 23


    Eagle Ridge finished second in the class 3A Confluence League tourney at Denver School of Science/Technology Oct. 22.

    The Warriors, who are undefeated in league play, beat Aurora West 25-21, 25-9 in the opener. DSST needed three sets to beat ERA 20-25, 25-12, 18-16.

  • Brighton athletic schedule -- Oct. 22

    Here is today's sports schedule ..

    Football: Prairie View vs. Montbello, Evie Dennis Denver Campus, 4800 Telluride St., Denver, 1 p.m.